1997 Buick LeSabre Repair and Maintenance
A guide to problems, costs, maintenance and repair for your 1997 Buick LeSabre
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1997 Buick LeSabre ProblemsHydro-Lock Due to Internal Coolant Leak From Intake Manifold
The upper intake manifold may develop an internal coolant leak causing one or more cylinders to fill with coolant. This can cause the engine to "hydro-lock" and not turn over. Removing the spark plugs will allow the engine to turn over pushing the coolant out of the spark plug holes. Replacing the upper intake plenum and gasket is commonly required to correct this condition.
The engine can be very difficult to start after this problem has been repaired, it can be helpful to clear as much of the coolant from the intake manifold and cylinders as possible before reassembling the intake manifold.
1997 Buick LeSabre QuestionsWindows stoped working then car died, no start no power to locks seat fuel pump (1 answer)
Backing up, stoped went to roll up Windows, front driver and passenger, then car died, will not start back, no power to seats, Windows locks or fuel pump, everything else works....battery is good, so is alternator,and starter. Please help. Because I am lost....
it was not this morning when I went too work but when I started this afternoon after work it was on
unplug radio to put new radio could not find adapter replace the same radio now there no light display.